What does antarctic zone mean?

antarctic zone meaning in General Dictionary

the location across the south pole: Antarctica and surrounding oceans

Sentence Examples with the word antarctic zone

This is really the case, for all observations show that the Antarctic and Arctic ice-bound seas are enormously rich in diatom life when compared with temperate and tropical regions: the great Antarctic zone of sea-bottom deposit, in which the skeletons of diatoms predominate, covers some ten millions of square miles.

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